R. C. Latimer
1931 — 2021
R.C. Latimer was born July 11, 1931, to J. Kirk and Edna Pearl Latimer on the family farm south of Foss, OK. He passed away August 30, 2021, at home in Pharr, TX with his wife by his side. R.C. attended elementary and high school in Foss, OK, graduating in 1950 as class Salutatorian. He enrolled at Sayre Junior College for the 1950-1951 semester. He transferred to Southwestern State College in Weatherford, OK completing two years. Leaving school, he enlisted in the U.S. Army in the summer of 1953 for a two-year service. After his army discharge in 1955, he returned to Southwestern State College, graduating in 1956 with a B.S. degree in Science and Physical Education. While teaching, he...